(Student Postion) Peer Tutor

Job description

Job Title :

(Student Postion) Peer Tutor

Department:

Student Services

Location:

Sheridan

Posting Category:

Student - Sheridan

Desired Start Date:

08/30/2021

Hourly Rate (if applicable):

$9.50

Benefits Summary:

N/A

Months Worked Annually:

NA

Typical Work Schedule:

Tentatively 6 positions available; Flexible hours, based on class schedule

Posting Number :

20150618P

Job Posting Date:

04/15/2021

Initial Review Date:

08/01/2021

Open Until Filled:

Yes

Job Summary:

Peer tutors support academic progress of students by identifying learning challenges and reinforcing critical thinking. They identify learning challenges, provide academic insight, reinforce critical thinking and develop study skills with students.

(Positions Available in a wide range of subjects to include A & P, Biology, Chemistry, Engineering, Music Theory, Mathematics, and Statistics)

Reports To:

Lanelle Richards, Librarian

Education/Qualifications:

•Good Conduct and Academic Standing with the college – cumulative GPA of 3.0+
•Sheridan College Student – currently enrolled
•Recommendation from an instructor and supporting academic documents

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

•Solid knowledge and course completion in subject area
•Accurate record-keeping in online scheduler
•Excellent interpersonal skills demonstrated by effective oral and written communication
•Professional demeanor and ability to work respectfully with diverse student populations
•Proficiency to multi-task and proactively solve problems
•Ability to creatively engage students in learning course content, developing study strategies & demonstrating time management skills
•Willingness to learn new skills and prioritize on-the-job-training
•Aptitude for generating positive learning outcomes from one-on-one interactions with peers

Working Conditions/Physical Requirements:

Tutoring sessions take place in Kooi Library, Monday through Thursday, afternoons/evenings (or by special request).

Percentage of time:

100%

Responsibility/Duty:

•Meet with students individually or in small groups both face-to-face and online
•Integrate study strategies to promote independent learning
•Collaborate with other members of academic support team, actively participate in training and staff meetings
•Keep accurate records of tutoring sessions, file client reports, and ensure sessions are entered in tracking system
•Attend required training and complete assigned tutorials for professional development
•Support students with various learning abilities and generate referrals to appropriate campus resources
•Maintain FERPA compliance

 

 

 

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Job No:
Posted: 5/2/2021
Application Due: 7/31/2021
Work Type: Full Time
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